The Story Of Life In 25 Fossils

Author: Donald R. Prothero
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231539428
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The twenty-five fossils lovingly portrayed in this book catch animals in their evolutionary splendor as they transition from one kind of organism to another.

Greenhouse Of The Dinosaurs

Author: Donald R. Prothero
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231146604
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Greenhouse of the dinosaurs -- Bad lands, good fossils -- Magnets and lasers -- "Punk eek" in the badlands -- Dinosaur battles -- Marine world -- Rocky mountain jungles and eel's ears -- From greenhouse to icehouse -- Once and future ...

Evolution

Author: Donald R. Prothero
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231543166
Size: 79.48 MB
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The first edition was hailed as the best book on the fossil evidence for evolution, and this second edition will be welcome in the libraries of scholars, teachers, and general readers who stand up for sound science.

The Story Of The Earth In 25 Rocks

Author: Donald R. Prothero
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231544278
Size: 16.70 MB
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Every rock is a tangible trace of the earth’s past. In The Story of the Earth in 25 Rocks, Donald R. Prothero tells the fascinating stories behind the discoveries that shook the foundations of geology.

The Eocene Oligocene Transition

Author: Donald R. Prothero
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231080910
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The text relates how, during a period of global cooling, the planet's climate and vegetation changed dramatically.

From Greenhouse To Icehouse

Author: Donald R. Prothero
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231127162
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This book surveys the advances in stratigraphic and paleontological research and isotopic analysis made since 1989 in regard to marine deposits around the world.